WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 21 JUL 2021

On 9 Jul 2021 Deputy Peters was dispatched to 295 Greene Street, Newport, OH, in reference to a welfare check.  Frankie Sergent met with Deputy Peters at the residence.  Deputy Peters observed two smoking pipes

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 20 JUL 2021

The  following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail on 19 Jul 2021: Marshall Edward Jones, age 39, Lowell, OH, criminal trespass, a misdemeanor. Jeffrey Alan Theiss, age 43, Marietta, OH, OVI, headlight violation,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 19 JUL 2021

On 12 Jul 2021 Deputy Young began a theft complaint investigation.  This case remains under investigation. On 17 Jul 2021 deputies responded to Millers AM PM, State Route 821, to a report of a theft

SCAM ALERT!!

The attached letters were brought to the Sheriff’s Office. THIS IS A SCAM! Please do not provide any personal information to individuals you do not know and you do not need to respond when you

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 16 JUL 2021

On 15 Jul 2021 while on patrol in Muskingum Township, State Route 60, Deputy Crum observed a sedan traveling at a high rate of speed.  Deputy Crum turned to catch the vehicle and conduct a traffic

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 15 JUL 2021

The  following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail on 14 Jul 2021: Kayla Lachelle Wallace, age 27, Belpre, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor. Vanessa Ann Goins, age 36, Beverly, OH, petty theft, a

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 14 JUL 2021

On 10 Jul 2021 while on patrol on State Route 7, Deputy Painter noticed a truck towing a trailer with no visible registration.  A traffic stop was conducted.  The driver and passenger were identified, with

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 13 JUL 2021

On 8 Jul 2021 Deputy Martin began an investigation into a scam over an on line selling/purchasing business.  This case remains under investigation. On 8 Jul 2021 deputies were dispatched to the Island View Tanning

Joint Criminal Interdiction Operation

On 9 Jul 2021 and 10 Jul 2021 between the hours of 1200 and 2000 members of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office,  Ohio State Highway Patrol Criminal Interdiction Unit (Cambridge Post), Troopers with Ohio State